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12:26 pm
Wed April 15, 2015

Eliane Elias' Made In Brazil Airs In ATL on WCLK, Features Take Six

Eliane Elias

Vocalist Eliane Elias has a multi-decade career as a producer, lyricist, vocalist, pianist, arranger, composer and artist. On Made In Brazil she returns to the music of her birthplace. WCLK PD Aaron Cohen is currently playing her arrangement of Jobim's  Waters of March featuring ATL favorite Take Six.  You can hear it throughout the day on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, especially late nights on Serenade To The City.

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Community Engagement
8:36 am
Sat April 11, 2015

Your Health Connection Talks Sense About Testicular Cancer Wednesday @ 6pm

Host and Cancer Survivor JaQuitta Williams returns with Your Health Connection for April with a discussion about testicular cancer. April is Testicular Cancer Month. This cancer is curable if diagnosed early. JaQuitta will be joined by Dr. Anthony Barnes, who treats this disease, and Dan Sims, who has survived testicular cancer. JaQuitta will talk with them, and take your calls live Wednesday evening at 6pm.

Your Health Connection is community engagement from WCLK and CCRTD, the Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development at Clark Atlanta University.

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Community Engagement
1:22 pm
Fri April 10, 2015

Heart To Heart With Dr. Tartt Returns Tuesday @ 6pm, Asks Real Questions About Cheating

Heart To Heart With Dr. Tartt returns to 91.9 WCLK on Tuesday, April 14 at 6pm with a provocative discussion about cheating in relationships.  How do you avoid the temptation to cheat? How can you try to heal after there has been cheating? Dr. Alduan Tartt is a licensed psychologist and relationship expert. For the program he will be joined by Psychologist and Professional Life Coach Dr. Pamela Thompson, as well as Milton and Vanessa Campbell, a couple who has resisted the temptation to cheat. Dr. Tartt and our guests will take your calls and tweets, live, beginning at six pm Tuesday.

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Community Engagement
2:31 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

Join Your Favorite WCLK Personalities At The 79th Atlanta Dogwood Festival

Join us Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12 at Piedmont Park for the 79th Atlanta Dogwood Festival Presented by PNC Bank. WCLK will be broadcasting live both days along with plenty of giveaways, on-air interviews and more. This year's festival includes art, music, a new 5k run and a barbecue tasting event.

Atlanta Dogwood Festival Board of Directors Co-Chairperson Leslie Frappier stopped by WCLK to talk with Jamal Ahmad about it.

For more information on the 79th Atlanta Dogwood Festival Presented by PNC Bank, click here.

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Arts
12:57 pm
Thu April 9, 2015

Faron Manuel, CAU Student, Artist and Curator Talks Négritude and More On The Local Take

Faron Manuel is a Clark Atlanta University student, artist and art curator.  His latest effort as a curator is entitled Negritude, and is currently on display at the CAU Art Galleries.

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Jazz
1:11 pm
Tue April 7, 2015

CAU Guild Brings Najee To Jazz Under The Stars May 2

Two-time Grammy nominated saxophonist and flautist, Najee will headline The Clark Atlanta University Guild's 22nd Annual Jazz Under The Stars concert, along with Jazz vocalist Kathleen Bertrand as the opening artist.  The Clark Atlanta University Jazz Orchestra & Jazz Vocal Ensemble will also perform.  Hosted by the CAU Guild, with UPS® as the presenting sponsor, Jazz Under the Stars will be held rain or shine and will benefit The Clark Atlanta University Guild’s Annual Performing Arts Scholarship Program.  All contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.  This is an

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Jazz
11:42 am
Sat April 4, 2015

Clark Terry Remembered In Special WCLK Screening of Keep On Keepin' On April 30 @ CAU

Justin Kauflin and Clark Terry in Keep On Keepin' On.

Join Jazz 91.9 WCLK in celebration of April as Jazz Appreciation month for a very special screening of Keep on Keepin’ On, A new Clark Terry documentary film, on Thursday, April 30, 7:00  p.m. at Davage Auditorium, located on the campus of Clark Atlanta University. 

The public is invited and an RSVP is required for free tickets to this event.

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Community Engagement
11:44 am
Fri April 3, 2015

Atlanta Dogwood Festival 2015 In Piedmont Park April 10-12, See You There

Support for Jazz 91.9 WCLK programming comes from the 79th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival, Presented by PNC Bank. This year's festival brings art, international music, a new 5k run and a barbecue tasting event to Piedmont Park Friday-Sunday April 10-12.  We'll see you there!

For more information about this year's Atlanta Dogwood Festival, click here.

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Community Engagement
11:14 am
Fri April 3, 2015

Light, Bright, and Damn Near White Author Michelle Gordon Jackson On The Local Take

Author, Columnist and Screenwriter Michelle Gordon Jackson takes on the One Drop Rule in her book Light, Bright, and Damn Near White: Black Leaders Created By The One Drop Rule. Kiplyn Primus spoke with her about what yesterday's racial social engineering still has to do with today's, in a provocative conversation designed to engage the community.

You can hear The Local Take With Kiplyn Primus during the WCLK Public Affairs Block on Saturday mornings at 7a before the Tavis Smiley Show from PRI.

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Community Engagement
10:27 am
Fri April 3, 2015

Sparkplug Joins Rivablue To Talk About Helping Women Succeed In Atlanta

People You Need To Know Women's Magazine Publisher and Keynote Motivational Speaker Sparkplug joined Rivablue during Midday Jazz on 91.9 WCLK to talk about the upcoming 5th Annual Helping Women Succeed in Atlanta Global Summit and Awards, Saturday April 11 at the Georgian Terrace Hotel.

The event promises to be an inspiring and informative day of networking and recognizing women leaders in Atlanta and around the world.

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